AISHE-C 2008: Encouraging Student Engagement

NUI Maynooth

August 28, 2008 – August 29, 2008

Online Proceedings: Presentations and Authors (DRAFT)

Editors: Linda Carey, Helen Guerin, Sylvia Huntley-Moore, Saranne Magennis, Barry McMullin.

Original Announcement

AISHE returns in 2008 to NUI Maynooth, for its fourth international conference. In keeping with the mission of the society and of this conference series, this is a premier venue in Ireland for presenting research and practice in higher education teaching and learning. The overarching theme of this year's conference is Encouraging Student Engagement in Higher Education. The conference showcases the best of scholarship within the island of Ireland, but also warmly welcomes international participants who can share wider experience and perspectives.

Diary Dates

  • 25th February 2008: Call for Papers (Abstract Submission) Opens
  • 2nd April 2008: Abstract Submissions now CLOSED.
  • 30th April 2008: Notification of Acceptance
  • 15th August 2008: Deadline to received accepted manuscripts for inclusion in the online conference proceedings.
  • 28-29th August 2008: AISHE Conference dates.


The conference will be taking place in the John Hume Building, on the North Campus of NUIM:

Venue and Accomodation

If you require overnight accommodation for the conference, please see the Conference Venue and Accommodation information.

Conference Information

All Ireland Society for Higher Education